Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday addressed a farmers’ rally in Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi fiercely targeted Prime Minister Narendra in the rally. Priyanka Gandhi said that PM Modi bought aircraft worth 16000 crores for himself and sold the entire Air India for 18000 crores.
Addressing the rally, Priyanka Gandhi said, ‘Modi ji had bought two aircraft for himself last year for Rs 16,000 crore. He sold the entire Air India of this country to this billionaire friends for just Rs 18,000 crore. Priyanka Gandhi further said ‘PM Modi called the protesting farmers ‘movement survivors’ and terrorists. Yogi ji called them goons and tried to threaten them. At the same time, the minister (Ajay Kumar Mishra) said that he will bring the protesting farmers in line within 2 minutes.
‘PM came to Lucknow but did not go to Lakhimpur’
Targeting the Yogi government of Uttar Pradesh, Priyanka Gandhi said that the CM is saving the minister from the public platform. The PM came to Lucknow to see the performance of ‘Uttam Pradesh’ and Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav but could not go to Lakhimpur Kheri to share the grief of the families of the victims.
Accused of saving the minister and his son
Targeting the UP government over the Lakhimpuri incident, Priyanka further said that last week the son of the Union Minister of State for Home crushed six farmers with his vehicle. Also the families of the victims said that they want justice but you all have seen that the government is saving the minister and his son.